June 2021
2021 CIM Auction at World of Concrete
CIM Announces Professional and Travel/Sports-Focused Items Available at the 2021 Auction at World of Concrete
The Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program – a business intensive program that awards students with a four-year Bachelor of Science degree in Concrete Industry Management – is pleased to announce the following list of professional and sports/travel items have been donated for their annual auction at World of Concrete.
Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, the Auction will be conducted entirely using Ritchie Bros. Auctioneer's Timed Auction system. This is an online-only timed Auction and bidding opens on Monday, June 7 at 8:00 a.m. PDT and closes Wednesday, June 9. Registration information can be found here
“We have some tremendous professional items, as well as sports and travel packages in the CIM auction this year,” said Ben Robuck, Chairman of the CIM Auction Committee, “These items offer the opportunity for some once-in-a-lifetime travel while supporting a great cause at the same time.”

While the list of items continues to grow, as of May 28, the contractor-focused auction items include:
American Concrete Pipe Assn. – Registration and lodging for ACPA 2022 Annual Convention at the Gaylord Texan in Grapevine, Texas 
Advancing Organizational Excellence (AOE) – Social media and website content audit
Allen-Villere Partners - New Orleans stay and quail hunt for four
Allied Concrete Co., an Eagle Corporation Company - Golf at Spring Creek Golf Club in central Virginia
Allison Transmission – Yeti package with tumblers, cooler, golf balls, Carhartt tool bag
American Concrete Institute (ACI) – Attendance for two at the 2021 ACI Excellence Gala during the 7th Annual ACI Concrete Convention.
American Highway – Round of golf for three at the Medalist Golf Club, includes dinner the night before and post-round.
Baker Concrete Construction, Inc. - Kentucky Derby package for two 
Bradford Renaissance Portraits Corporation - Exclusive 20-inch wall portrait by world-renowned Bradford, plus one night stay at either the Opus Hotel or Mandarin Oriental Resort in Miami.
Burnco USA - Dallas golf weekend at the Four Seasons Hotel (airfare included)
California State University CIM Patrons – Escape to beautiful Monterey Bay, includes hotel stay, golf and first-class cruise aboard a 70-foot sailing yacht
Cemstone - Four tickets to Minnesota Viking game
Chevron Lubricants – Golf for four at Arcadia Bluffs in Northern Michigan
Conco Companies - Napa Valley weekend 
ConcreteCareers.com - Discounted placement service

Concrete Supply Company – Outdoor sportsman’s package, includes tree stand, Cumberland float tube, trail camera and much more!
Connecticut Concrete Promotion Council – Four hand-drafted concrete bow ties
Continental Tire The Americas – Gift certificate redeemable for a set of four passenger or light truck tires
Cypress Private Wealth – Kenal River Classic Invitational Fishing Event in Soldotna, Alaska in 2022
Dunn Investment Company - Quail hunting at Circle M Plantation in Mississippi 
Durafiber, Inc. – Four tickets to see the Tennessee Titans play the New Orleans Saints on Nov. 14, 2021
Erie Strayer Company - Lenovo Ideapad 15.6-inch HD notebook

Frank Kozeliski Consulting Engineer – Two concrete gavels, set of 25 concrete business cards, two sets of 4 “I Love Concrete” concrete coasters, “I Heart Concrete” face mask, set of six concrete shot glasses and two concrete table décor items
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company – Ride on the Goodyear blimp for 2 passengers

Housby - $1,500 gift certificate to Golf Galaxy 

Irving Materials, Inc. – Four tickets to an Indianapolis Colts game during 2021-22 season, four tickets to a Tennessee Titans game during the 2021-22 season and four tickets to a Nashville Predators game during the 2021-22 season

Jennifer LeFevre - Three tickets to one home Washington Nationals baseball game
J. Lohr Vineyards & Wine - Package for up to six people that includes a personal tour of the vineyards with Jerry Lohr at the J. Lohr Vineyards and Wine facility near Paso Robles, Calif.
Komatsu North America/Roland Machinery Co. – A variety of top-brand shifts, hats and golf balls as well as First Gear models
Martin Concrete Construction, Inc. – I-Pad Air (4th generation) with Logitech folio touch keyboard case with trackpad

Martin Marietta Materials - Dallas Cowboys luxury suite tickets and travel for four
Mobile Tranquility, LLC - $100 massage therapy gift certificate
MTSU CIM Patrons - Houseboat rental at one of more than 30 lakes in the U.S. or Canada as well as a three-night Nashville weekend (experiences sold separately)
National Precast Concrete Association Foundation - $250 Amazon gift card

National Precast Concrete Association – Full page, four color advertisement in an issue of Precast Solutions or Precast Inc. magazine
North Central Region Patron’s Group – Four suite tickets to Minnesota Vikings game with two rooms for two nights at Vikings Omni Hotel
Omnitracs – Portable 28-quart thermoelectric iceless cooler
Peterbilt Motors Company - $20,000 PAACAR parts card
Ready Mix USA – Four University of Alabama football tickets 

Sandler Training - Two one-day sales or sales management training programs for up to 25 people 
Sika Corporation – Two series 6 Apple watches with aluminum case
Silvi Group Companies, Inc. – Wine selection from Larry Silvi’s personal wine cellar
Superior Concrete Materials, Inc., A U.S. Concrete Company – Washington D.C. travel package for two, includes travel voucher, lodging dinner voucher and more
Texas State University CIM Patrons Chair - Driftwood Texas wine country vacation

Thomas Concrete Company - Atlanta golf package at Hawks Ridge Golf Club

Tools & Accessories - Bosch PB360C PowerBox jobsite radio/charger/digital media stereo featuring Bluetooth technology
U.S. Concrete – West Region – Three nights for two at the award-winning historic Cavallo Point Lodge in San Francisco
U.S. Concrete – Four tickets to Sept. 15, 2021 Houston Astros at Texas Rangers game, includes VIP tour of Cowboy Stadium, flights and two-night lodging
Valvoline.com – 1,000 gallons of Premium Blue One Solution Gen 2
Vulcan Materials Company – Four club level tickets to a Washington Football Team game during the 2021-22 season.
Webcor Concrete – Sail San Francisco Bay on a 40-foot yacht around Alcatraz Island
Woodland Tilt-Up – Four tickets to a 2021 Miami Dolphins home game, includes parking
World of Concrete - $500 Marriott gift cards and Yeti package (sold separately)
How To Bid In The 2021 Auction at World of Concrete
Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, the CIM annual Auction at World of Concrete will be conducted entirely using Ritchie Bros. Auctioneer's Timed Auction system. It's easy to register and you will be able to bid on all of the items in support of the Concrete Industry Management program.
This is an ONLINE-ONLY timed Auction
Bidding opens: Monday, June 7 at 8:00 pm PDT
Bidding closes: Wednesday, June 9 at 11:00 am PDT
To get started, download the "how to bid in the 2021 CIM Auction" instruction sheet.
Get ready for the Auction
Register and bid online. Online bidding is always free.
Place a PriorityBid before the live auction starts.
Check the schedule before auction day so you know where and when to bid.